Collaborative Robots

Delta unveils D-Bot series collaborative robots

Delta unveils D-Bot series collaborative robots

Delta has announced a significant milestone in its development of smart manufacturing solutions with the launch of six highly versatile models in the D-Bot series of collaborative industrial robots (Cobots) at Hannover Messe 2024. The portfolio features Cobots with payload capacities up to 30 kg, reach spans up to 1800 mm, compatibility with EtherCAT, Modbus […]

By May 14, 2024 Read More →

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Robots enhance limb therapy for patients

Robots enhance limb therapy for patients

Start-up company Human Robotix has developed a robot that can provide assessment and therapy of the wrist, elbow, and ankle, with early results suggesting a positive response for people with conditions such as stroke and cerebral palsy. To provide the robot’s drive system, Human Robotix has partnered with maxon. Robotics has the potential to provide […]

By May 8, 2024 Read More →

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Automation UK unveils impressive keynote speaker

Automation UK unveils impressive keynote speaker

In less than two months time the two-day Automation UK opens its doors at the Coventry Building Society Arena in Coventry. The show, on 18-19 June, provides a fantastic platform for visitors to explore a wide range of the most up to date cutting-edge automation and robotics technologies and solutions. The content led seminar programme […]

By May 2, 2024 Read More →
Maximising productivity per square metre

Maximising productivity per square metre

While automating processes using robots is a reliable way to increase production throughput and productivity, the savings in floorspace can vary depending on the type of robot chosen. Where space is at a premium, a ceiling-mounted orbital robot can offer a suitable solution. Utilising factory floorspace efficiently is as important to productivity as choosing the […]

By April 30, 2024 Read More →
Vision sensor update for robotics applications

Vision sensor update for robotics applications

SensoPart introduces the latest software update for its VISOR series, enhancing the VISOR vision sensors with expanded result processing functions, including new operators for robotics applications. The “Contour Check” detector allows for the precise comparison of object contours with a previously taught reference contour, ensuring fast and reliable error detection. This significantly contributes to improving […]

By April 29, 2024 Read More →
Entries for WorldSkills robotics contest up over 50%

Entries for WorldSkills robotics contest up over 50%

FANUC UK has reported a 53% year-on-year increase in the number of young people that have applied for the WorldSkills UK Industrial Robotics competition. A record 80 young people have registered to take part in the 2024 initiative, which aims to gives students and apprentices the chance to learn key robotics programming and operating skills […]

By April 29, 2024 Read More →
BionicBee – ultralight flying object with precise control

BionicBee – ultralight flying object with precise control

For more than 15 years, the Festo Bionic Learning Network has been focusing on the fascination of flying. With the BionicBee, the Festo Bionic Learning Network has developed a flying object that can fly in large numbers and completely autonomously in a swarm. At around 34 grams, a length of 220 millimetres and a wingspan […]

By April 25, 2024 Read More →